Celebrities Famous People Named Alexander  

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List of famous people named Alexander, along with photos. How many celebrities named Alex can you think of? The famous Alexanders below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Alex, athletes named Alexander, and even political figures named Al. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Alexander? Add them to the list.

Alexander Rodriguez, also known as A-Rod, is definitely the heartthrob to beat on this list. He is the New York Yankees infielder with quite a few awards under his belt. But those awards weren't what put him on the front page of the news in 2013. He was part of a pretty big steroids scandal and was suspended for a whole year. Hopefully he learned his lesson.

Alexander Skarsgard is another hottie who will leave you wanting more. Especially with his role in HBO's True Blood. But before then, he starred in HBO's Generation Kill. He's also appeared in Lady Gaga's music video Paparazzi
Al Pacino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 78
Alfredo James "Al" Pacino is an American actor and filmmaker. He is well known for playing Michael Corleone in The Godfather films and Tony Montana in Scarface, and often appeared on ...more
Alex Rodriguez is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 43
Alexander Emmanuel Rodriguez, nicknamed "A-Rod", is an American former professional baseball shortstop and third baseman. He played 22 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the ...more
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 64
Alfred Charles "Al" Sharpton Jr. is an American Baptist minister, civil rights activist, television/radio talk show host and a trusted White House adviser who, according to 60 Minutes, ...more
Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 70
Albert Arnold Gore, Jr., is an American environmental activist, author, businessperson, former politician and former journalist. He served as the forty-fifth Vice President of the United States ...more
Alex Morgan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 29
Alexandra Patricia "Alex" Morgan is an American soccer player and Olympic gold medalist. She is a forward for the Portland Thorns FC of the National Women's Soccer League and for the ...more
Alex Chiasson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 28
Alex Chiasson is a Canadian ice hockey forward who currently plays for the Ottawa Senators of the National Hockey League. He is a former Boston University Terrier.
Alexander Skarsgård is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 42
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård is a Swedish actor. He is best known for his roles as vampire Eric Northman on the HBO series True Blood, Meekus in Zoolander and Brad Colbert. He is the ...more
Alex Galchenyuk is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 25
Alexander Alexandrovich Galchenyuk is an American professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League. He was drafted third overall by the ...more
Alex Pettyfer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 25
Alexander Richard "Alex" Pettyfer is an English actor and model. He appeared in school plays and on television before being cast as Alex Rider, the main character in the 2006 film ...more
Alexander Ovechkin is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 30
Alexander Mikhailovich "Alex" Ovechkin is a Russian professional ice hockey winger and captain of the Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League. Prior to playing in the NHL, ...more
Al Franken is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 64
Alan Stuart Franken (born May 21, 1951) is an American comedian, writer, producer, author, and politician who served as a United States Senator from Minnesota from 2009 to 2018. He became well ...more
Alex Smith is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 31
Alexander Douglas Smith is an American football quarterback for the Washington Redskins of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football for the Utah Utes, where he was named ...more
Al Green is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 72
Albert "Al" Greene, often known as The Reverend Al Green, is an American singer best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Tired of Being ...more
Alexander the Great is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Dec. at 33 (355 BC-322 BC)
Alexander III of Macedon, commonly known as Alexander the Great, was a King of the Ancient Greek kingdom of Macedon and a member of the Argead dynasty. Born in Pella in 356 BC, Alexander ...more
Al Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 34
Albus Ricardo "Al" Jefferson is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Charlotte Hornets of the National Basketball Association. He played high school ...more
Alexander Graham Bell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Dec. at 75 (1847-1922)
Alexander Graham Bell was an eminent Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone. Bell's father, grandfather, and ...more
Al Horford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 32
Alfred Joel Horford Reynoso is a Dominican professional basketball player for the Boston Celtics of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the University of ...more
Alexander Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Dec. at 47 (1757-1804)
Alexander Hamilton was a founding father of the United States, chief staff aide to General George Washington, one of the most influential interpreters and promoters of the U.S. Constitution, the ...more
Alex O'Loughlin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 42
Alex O'Loughlin is an Australian actor, currently playing Lieutenant Commander Steve McGarrett on CBS' remade TV series of Hawaii Five-0. He had starring roles in the films Oyster Farmer and The ...more
Alex English is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 65
Alexander English is a retired American basketball player. He was most recently an assistant coach with the Sacramento Kings of the National Basketball Association. Born in Columbia, South ...more
Alex Trebek is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 78
George Alexander "Alex" Trebek is a Canadian American television personality. He has been the host of the syndicated game show Jeopardy! since 1984, and has also hosted a number of ...more
Alex Karras is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
Dec. at 77 (1935-2012)
Alexander George "Alex" Karras, nicknamed "The Mad Duck", was an American football player, professional wrestler, and actor. He played football with the Detroit Lions in the ...more
Alex Lifeson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 65
Aleksandar Živojinović OC, better known by his stage name Alex Lifeson, is a Canadian musician, best known as the guitarist of the Canadian rock band Rush. In 1963, Lifeson co-founded the band ...more
Alex Van Halen is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 65
Alexander Arthur Van Halen is a Dutch-born American musician, best known as the drummer and co-founder of the hard rock band Van Halen. Originally, his brother Eddie had taken lessons for drums, ...more
Alex Len is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Alexander
age 25
Oleksiy "Alex" Len is a Ukrainian professional basketball player who currently plays for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association. Before being drafted, he played two ...more